[ExI] meaning & symbols

Spencer Campbell lacertilian at gmail.com
Wed Feb 3 16:36:02 UTC 2010

Ben Zaiboc <bbenzai at yahoo.com>:
> OK obviously this word 'symbol' needs some clear definition.
> I would use the word to mean any distinct pattern of neural activity that has a relationship with other such patterns.
> But that's just me.  Maybe I'm overstretching the use of the word.
> What do other people mean by the word 'symbol', in this context?

About the same. It's a problematic definition in that *distinct*
patterns of neural activity are hard to come by, but I can't do any

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